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University of Durham Centre for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies HES SS So a a ee eee ee eat koe aoe oe ARABIC LITERATURE UNVEILED: CHALLENGES OF TRANSLATION SS AR SEAS OR SESE Seek oko eee lesttefesfeste eo eae a ok by Peter Clark Durham Middle East Paper No. 63 January 2000 Durham Middle Kast Papers ISSN 1357-7522 No. 63 ‘The Dutham Middle East Papers series covers all aspects of the economy, Politics, social science, history, literature and languages of the Middle East Authors ate invited to submit papers to the Editorial Board for consideration for publication. Series editor: Dr Neil Quilliam Editorial board: Dr Ali Ansari . Dr Anoush Ehteshami Dr Fadia Fagir Dr Tom Najem Dr Paul Starkey onerayl Published by: Centre for Middle Eastern and Isiamie Studies University of Durham South End House South Road Durham Dili 3TG United Kingdom Tel: +44 (0) 191 374 2822 Fax: +44 (0) 191 374 2830 ghis eserved, No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retieval system, or cites ya ary form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or ctlerwise (other than shomt exiracis for the purposes of review), without the prior wertee Permission of the Centre for Middle Eastern aad Islamic Studies, University of Dusan (© 2000 Peter Clark and the University of Durham Contents The Issue ‘The Situation ‘Translation General Personal Conclusion Bibliography Books Articles iL ll 14 23 28 25 27